Habenaria flagellifera Makino 1892

Plant and Flowers in situ Japan Photos by Hisanori Takeuchi and his Orchids of the World Website

Common Name The Whip Carrying Habenaria

Flower Size

Found in Japan and Korea as a small to medium sized, cold growing terrestrial

CAUTION! Said by Kew to be synomonous with Peristylus densus but there seem to be several differences so I will leave the separate for now.

Synonyms Habenaria flagellifera var. yosiei H.Hara 1977; Habenaria hiugensis Ohwi 1936; Habenaria satsumana Ohwi 1936; Peristylus flagellifer (Makino) Ohwi 1953; Peristylus satsumanus Ohwi 1936

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ;